Venezia Jazz Festival: Lhan Ersahin's Istanbul Sessions
Concert and drinks on the water platform of Punta della Dogana
LHAN ERSAHIN’S ISTANBUL SESSIONS
Lhan Ersahin - saxophone
Alp Ersonmez - bass
Turgut Alp Bekoglu - drums
Izzet Kizil – percussions
Saxophonist and composer Ilhan Ersahin was born in Stockholm in 1965 into a Turkish family. He is the founder of Nublu Records and one of the first members of Wax Poetic with Norah Jones. His latest project Istanbul Sessions brings together the East and the West to create an exhilarating, vital sound. The album Night Rider is a unique blend of avant-jazz riffs and exotic grooves.
On the occasion of the concert, the café, the bookship and the torrino of Punta della Dogana will be exceptionally open to the public.
date and hours: Saturday 11 July, 8pm
Reduced tickets for Members of Palazzo Grassi - Punta della Dogana: 8€.